Monday September 22nd, 2014
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2015: How Jonathan, Atiku wooed Lagos

•From Left; Chief Olabode George, Arc Namadi Sambo, Vice President of Nigeria, President Goodluck Jonathan, and Dr Adamu Mu'azu, National Chairman of Peoples Democatic Party, [left] during the South West rally

  /   in Politics 12:15 am

THe nation’s commercial capital, Lagos was the focus of 2015 presidential politics last weekend as two of the major contend Read More →

How Ikimi created problems for Oshiomhole — Idahosa

Charles Idahosa

  /   in News, Politics 9:16 am

The name Charles Idahosa, the son of Akakasiaka, rings bell in the politics of Edo State. The journalist— turned-politician Read More →

Delta 2015: Who succeeds Governor Uduaghan?


  /   in News, Politics

Considering the achievements of Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan whose tenure ends in 2015, the debate in Delta State rages around Read More →

The story of my resignation as ex–Delta House Speaker, by Hon. Ochei


  /   in Politics

Rt. Hon Victor Onyekachi Ochei, an engineer, hails from Onicha Olona in Aniocha Local Government Area of Delta State. In 2003 Read More →

Sole candidature: PDP govs, stakeholders leave Jonathan without option

President Goodluck Jonathan

  /   in Politics 1:08 am

The coast is now very clear for President Goodluck Jonathan. He has little or no option in the matter. He has been nudged to Read More →

Obuh unveils self: Says “I want to be servant to Deltans”

Tony Obuh

  /   in Politics

A prominent Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Delta state, Sir Anthony Chuks Obuh has unveiled partly Read More →

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Systemic crisis looms in banking sector

The Central Bank of Nigeria head office  in Abuja.

  /   in Business 1:45 am

There are indications that some banks are not making adequate provisions for bad and doubtful loans in their books as mandate Read More →

Why people fail in their business


  /   in Business

Starting your own business can yield amazing rewards but at the same time it’s a pretty big risk. One of the biggest reason Read More →

‘Fringe players render brokerage firms unattractive for foreign partnership’


  /   in Business

The Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, Mr. Oscar Onyema, has said that high number of fringe player Read More →

IMF’s 2014 financial access survey debuts, considers mobile money indicators

Mobile Money

  /   in Business

The International Monetary Fund(IMF) has announced the release of its financial access survey which included global financial Read More →

Africa offers high rate of ROI —Dangote

Aliko Dangote

  /   in Business

The President/Chief Executive, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has said that Africa offers one of the highest rates of return o Read More →

Relocate tank farms to reduce convergence of fuel tankers, LCCI urges FG

Standstill at Mile-2 to Tincan, along Oshodi-Apapa expressway yesterday. Photo: Joe Akintola, Photo editor.

  /   in Business

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, LCCI, has urged the Federal Government to relocate the tank farms to reduce the Read More →

Sports View All →

NFF fire report ready next week


  /   in Sports

Unless there is a sudden change of plan, the much expected report of the Federal Fire Service (FFS) on the fire incident that Read More →

Let the best run Nigerian football – Uchegbulam

Amanze Uchegbulam

  /   in Sports

One of the candidates in the September 30 NFF elections, Amanze Uchegbulam has challenged delegates to the forthcoming electi Read More →

Akpabio Scrabble Classics: Trophies arrive Uyo


  /   in Sports

As the minutes tick towards the kick off of the highest ranked Scrabble Competition in the world, the Godswill Akpabio Intern Read More →

I want to improve on our achievements – Umeh

Umeh and Maigar

  /   in Sports

As the September 30 election into the Nigeria Football Federation Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation dra Read More →

Ahmed Musa thrilled with Moscow derby winner

CELEBRATION... CSKA, Moscow Nigerian star Ahmed Musa celebrates with his coach Igor Cherevechenko after scoring.

  /   in Sports 9:43 pm

On-form striker Ahmed Musa is thrilled to have scored the winner for CSKA Moscow in 1-0 win over city rivals Locomotiv Moscow Read More →

Police investigate Twitter racist abuse of Balotelli

Mario Balotelli

  /   in Sports

Mario Balotelli found himself on the receiving end of yet more racist abuse on Sunday after a jokey reference to Manchester Read More →

Entertainment View All →

Movie producer tasks Nigerians in Diaspora on national development


  /   in Music

Roseline Sanni-Ajose, a movie producer, has called on Nigerians in the Diaspora to return home and bring their wealth of expe Read More →

The Spark Boss: Illrymz grants social media internship to youths


  /   in Entertainment

Illrymz, an aberration of ill rhymes—a slang for lyrical dexterity—was bestowed on Adebola, as he then was, at Kings Coll Read More →

What Dorobucci really means — Dr Sid

Dr. Sid

  /   in Entertainment

No doubts, Dr Sid, born Sidney Onoriode Esiri, is now one of the leading musicians ruling the Nigerian airwaves. A dentist tu Read More →

‘Native and Vogue’ ends today: Who wins Allure Style Awards?


  /   in Entertainment

As the curtain falls on the 2nd edition of Native and Vogue Port Harcourt International Fashion Week, tonight, the three day Read More →

Maheeda is bad news to gospel music – Sandra Ifudu

Sandra Ifudu

  /   in Entertainment 9:33 pm

She’s new on the scene but already looking like a good bet that may bring in good tidings. Sandra Ifudu, gospel and inspira Read More →

Beauty queens are not promiscuous— Nancy-Olive Aisagbonhi, Calabar Carnival Queen


  /   in Entertainment, Features

Everything works like Harry Potter’s spell when crowns rest on the heads of the likes of passionate, gorgeous and cheerful Read More →



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